Cycling’s Next Generation

Hagens Berman Axeon is a UCI Pro Continental cycling team based in the United States and managed by Axel Merckx with an international roster of under-23 riders


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Handzame Classic

Bredene, Belgium

Latest news

Rui Oliveira Sprints to Top 10 Finish at Handzame Classic

The second race of the season for the Hagens Berman Axeon Cycling Team was also it’s second 1.HC category race in team history. The one day hors categorie race from Bredene, Belgium to Handzame covered 199 km and like Nokere Koerse, included...

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Chad Childers
16 Mar 18

Philipsen Finishes 14th in Danilith Nokere Koerse

The second race of the season for the Hagens Berman Axeon Cycling Team started off in unusual conditions in Belgium: it was sunny and almost 13°C (55°F). The Danilith Nokere Koerse, a 191 km (118 mi) semi classic race in the Flanders region, is...

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Chad Childers
14 Mar 18

Bjerg and Hagens Berman Axeon Win First Race of the Season

Hagens Berman Axeon’s first race of the season, Dorpenomloop Rucphen, a 188km (116.8mi), UCI category 1.2 race in the Netherlands, proved to be one for the team’s history books. After racing for only 38km, world champion and first-year rider...

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Chad Childers
11 Mar 18

Costa will not return to Hagens Berman Axeon Cycling Team for 2018 season; Bennett signs in his absence

Young American talent took a break from racing in 2017 to focus on personal development, but has now decided to give up his place on the team. Sean Bennett signs with the team as the sixteenth and final rider for 2018.

Golden, CO, Tuesday...

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Chad Childers
05 Feb 18

Axeon Hagens Berman gets Pro Continental Approval from UCI

Axeon Hagens Berman is proud to announce that the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has approved its application to become a UCI Professional Continental Team for the 2018 season. The team will ride under the name Hagens Berman Axeon and will...

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Chad Childers
04 Dec 17

Rider profile

Another rider that joins the team after an extremely successful 2017 is the Ronde van Vlaanderen Juniors Champion, Maikel Zijlaard. The Dutchman also notched victories at Omloop van de Maasvallei and Zepperen-Zepperen as well as an impressive 10th place finish at Paris-Roubaix Espoirs.

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Rui Oliveira Sprints to Top 10 Finish at Handzame Classic #PROVEIT
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With an amazing move coming into the group sprint, @roliveira57 launched himself into a 7th place finish at…
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With just under 75km left #HandzameClassic, the breakaway with @MaikelZijlaard still holds a 4:15 advantage over th…

Our gear

Explore The Team’s Equipment For 2018

The Hagens Berman Axeon team are riding Specialized bikes with SRAM components, Quarq power meters, Wahoo Fitness bike computers, and Zip wheels for the 2018 season with race kit provided by Alé, Beaker Concepts and Oakley. Explore all of the equipment being used by the team this year in our Gear section.